Hammond Canyon

A well-preserved Anasazi structure set in a verdant and little-travelled canyon.

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Wow factor

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Overall rating

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Difficulty

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Access road

Crowds

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Due to its high elevation, this is a great canyon for summer hiking. The trail into the canyon loses 2000 feet in elevation so remember you have to hike back up. Overall an easy trail but long in a magical, forested landscape with soaring pinnacles and a good Anasazi site to visit.

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